The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Manager
Rank 81 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Manager 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.24% 0.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £22,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Support Manager
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
809 722 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 95.85% 96.65% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 650 593 399
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £49,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Manager in the job title across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Support Manager
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Manager across the Dorset region.

Support Manager Salary Trend in Dorset

Support Manager
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Manager within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorchester - 2 £22,500 -
Support Manager
South West

Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset region that cited Support Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Manager in their job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) VB
3 4 (50.00%) SLA
3 4 (50.00%) Change Control
3 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) MCP
5 2 (25.00%) Banking
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (12.50%) Lync
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) UNIX
6 1 (12.50%) Windows

Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset region that cited Support Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
1 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Change Control
2 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft